Please read these Competition rules terms and conditions carefully before using Our Service or submitting your entry.
INTERPRETATION AND DEFINITIONS
1.1 In these Competition Rules, the following definitions apply (unless the context clearly indicates a contrary intention):
1.1.1 ″the Act″ means the Consumer Protection Act, 2008 (Act No. 68 of 2008);
1.1.2 ″Business Day″ means a day other than a Saturday or a Sunday or a day which from time to time is a proclaimed public holiday in the Republic of South Africa;
1.1.3 ″Competition Rules″ means these rules, as required by Section 36 of the Act;
1.1.4 ″Participant″ means an individual who enters the Promotional Competition and meets the criteria set out in any natural person who qualifies in terms of clause 4.1;
1.1.5 ″POPI″ means the Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013 (Act No. 4 of 2013);
1.1.6 ″Promoter″ means Armagon (Pty) Ltd, the brand/product Grid Buddy™;
1.1.7 ″Promotional Competition″ means the competition to which these rules pertain as run by the Promoter during the Promotion Period;
1.1.8 ″Promotion Period″ means the period starting on 10 May 2021, and closing on 14 June 2021, at 17h00. No late entries will be accepted.
1.1.9 “The Winner Announcement” will be done on 16 June 2021 at 12h00.
1.1.10″Prize″ means as further described in clause 6;
1.1.11 ″Redeemable Period″ means the period that the Participants have to redeem their Prize being within 3 (three) months of the Winner being notified of their selection as a Winner; and
1.1.12 ″Winner″ means a Participant who is successful in the Promotional Competition and is notified as such by the Promoter in terms of clause 7.
The Promoter is offering a Promotional Competition in terms of which the Participants can enter the Promotional Competition in order to win the Prize, in terms of the Competition Rules set out herein.
3 The Consumer Protection Act
3.1 The Competition Rules contain certain terms and conditions which may:-
3.1.1 limit the risk or liability of the Promoter, or any relevant third party; and/or
3.1.2 create risk or liability for the Participant; and/or
3.1.3 compel the Participant to indemnify the Promoter or a relevant third party; and/or
3.1.4 serve as an acknowledgment, by the Participant, of certain facts.
4 The Participant
4.1 The Participant must be;
4.1.1 A natural person and may not be a juristic person;
4.1.2 18 (eighteen) years or older; and
4.1.3 A permanent resident or citizen of the Republic of South Africa.
4.2 The Participant, by entering into the Promotional Competition, expressly acknowledges that he/she has been given an appropriate opportunity to first read the Competition Rules before entering the Promotional Competition and that he/she understands and thereby agrees to the Competition Rules.
4.3 It is a material term of the Promotional Competition that all Participants’ to this Promotional Competition participate entirely at their own risk.
4.4 No director, employee, agency, reseller, agent, or consultant of the Promotor(s), or their spouses, life partners, business partners or immediate family members, or the supplier of goods and services in connection with this Promotional Competition may participate in this Promotional Competition.
5 How to enter
5.1 To enter this Promotional Competition Participants must
5.1.1 share their “Promote your Buddy” idea via the Grid Buddy™ competition entry website page; or
5.1.2 Hint why you need a Grid Buddy™ which must be submitted via the Grid Buddy™ competition entry website page.
5.2 The Promoter is not liable for the failure of any technical element relating to this Promotional Competition that may result in an entry not being successfully submitted.
5.3 Entries that are unclear, illegible, or contain errors will be declared invalid.
5.4 You may submit a video of 30 seconds long but not longer than 60 seconds and not larger than 100MB;
6 The Prize
6.1 2 (two) Participants stand a chance to each win hamper to the value of up to R 5000.00 (five thousand Rand (ZAR).
6.2 The Winners and runner-ups will be selected by a panel of judges comprising of Armagon Management, Grid Buddy Management, and the Grid Buddy Advertising team and will be notified via a call, email, and published on our social media Facebook page. In the event that any of the Winners cannot be successfully contacted following all reasonable attempts to do so, the Promoter reserves the right to draw another winner in substitution. Any queries in this regard may be directed to the Grid Buddy™ via email at email@example.com.
6.3 Any Prize not taken up for any reason within 10 working days of notification will be forfeited.
7 The Winner
7.1 There will be 2 (two) Winners selected, 1 (one) per category as listed in 5.1 above.
7.2 By participating in the Promotional Competition, the Winner hereby accepts that the Winner will/may be asked to take part in further publicity relating to the Promotional Competition. The Promoter may incorporate the Winner’s ideas or submissions in publicity campaigns or allow their names and likenesses to be used for promotional purposes aligned with the Promoter’s business, including but not limited to posting photos/videos and other media to the Promoter’s website, Facebook and other social media pages.
7.3 The Winners may be required to sign a waiver of liability and indemnity before claiming their prizes.
7.4 All Winners will be required to provide their names, ID numbers, and contact details and to sign an acknowledgment of receipt of the Prize.
7.5 The Participants consent, by taking part in the competition to the Promoter using the personal information collected through the Promotional Competition to adjudicate the competition and for future marketing purposes by the Promoter.
7.6 Where Participants/ Winners consent to take part in the Promoter’s publicity campaigns, they will not be entitled to any remuneration for such participation, and all materials arising from such participation will be the sole property of the Promoter.
7.7 By submitting your idea, photos, videos, and all ideas via the competition entry website page you are releasing your idea, images, video, copy submissions to The Promoter to use at their own discretion. The Promoter will reserve the right to exclusive usage, reproduction, marketing, and distribution of any and all submissions.
8 The Rules
8.1 The following rules apply to the Promotional Competition:-
8.1.1 The Participants must provide correct and up-to-date personal details as required by the Promoter with each referral sent to the Promoter and allow the Promoter to process such information in terms of POPI Act;
8.1.2 The Promoter reserves the right to amend these Competition Rules by bringing it to the Participants attention within a reasonable period of time and may terminate the Promotional Competition at any time. In such event, where the Promotional Competition is terminated or suspended, all Participants agree to waive any rights that they may have in terms of the Promotional Competition and acknowledge that they have no recourse against the Promoter, their employees, agents, partners, suppliers, or sponsors; and
8.1.3 In the event of a dispute, the decision of the Promoter will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into. In this regard and for further clarity, the Promoter shall be entitled to deal with such disputes (or any failure by Participants to follow the rules) in their sole discretion, including that the Promoter shall be entitled to immediately disqualify Participants from this Promotional Competition.
8.2 Unlawful, fraudulent, or otherwise dishonest conduct or any conduct in breach of these Rules by a Participant and/or their parents/guardians, determined in the Promoter’s sole discretion, may result in disqualification from the Promotional Competition and ineligibility to win any prize.
9.1 By entering into the Promotional Competition, the Participant expressly agrees to the following indemnifications:
9.1.1 The Participant indemnifies and holds harmless the Promoter and its promotional partners, their employees, and their agents (“the Indemnified Parties”) of any and all liability pertaining to any damage, cost, injuries, and losses of whatsoever nature and howsoever arising as a result of their participation in the Promotional Competition and related events and activities, including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy; and
9.1.2 The Participant accepts that the Indemnified Parties will not be responsible for any costs, damage, or otherwise, howsoever incurred by the Winner subsequent to claiming the Prize.
10 Prize Qualification Rules
10.1 A Prize may not be handed over to a winner when it is prohibited by law for the Winner to use the prize. The Winner must prove their eligibility to use the Prize. Once the Winner has been notified and the Prize has been handed over, the Winner must sign an acknowledgment of receiving the Prize.
10.2 The Participant must inform their employer of his/her participation in the Promotional Competition and must obtain consent to participate if this is required. The Promoter accepts no responsibility in this regard should the Participant have failed to obtain the necessary consent, resulting in their inability to redeem the Prize.
10.3 The Winner must provide valid proof of identity (a green bar-coded ID book, smart ID card, passport, or driver’s license).
10.4 Any extras not included in the Prize as detailed above will be at the expense of the Winner.
10.5 The Promoter reserves the right to substitute the Prize with any other prize of similar commercial value to the Prize offered herein, at its sole discretion.
11 POPI Act
11.2 This Promotional Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, or any other Social Network.
11.3 The Participant by part taking in the Promotional Competition consents to his/her personal information to be shared with the Promoter’s employees, contractors, or agents for the purpose of this Promotional Competition and for the purpose of sharing future promotional competitions.
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
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ii) using the services to harm, or attempt to harm, minors in any way;
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iv) using the services to create, host, or transmit material which infringes the copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, privacy, publicity, or other intellectual property or proprietary rights of any other party;
v) using the services to create, host, or transmit unsolicited advertising material to other users; vi) using the services to create, host, or transmit any material that harasses another;
vii) using the services to make false, misleading, deceptive, or fraudulent offers to sell or buy products, items, or services or to send chain letters or pyramid schemes and the like adding, removing, or modifying identifying network header information or copyright management information including author names, publication dates or clearance agency names in an effort to deceive or mislead;
viii) using the services to access, or to attempt to access, the accounts of others or to penetrate, or attempt to penetrate, our or a third party’s security measures, computer software, hardware, electronic communication system, or telecommunications systems;
ix) using the services to collect, or attempt to collect, personal information about third parties without their knowledge or consent or to engage in screen scraping, database scraping, or any other activity with the purpose of obtaining lists of users or other data;
x) using the services for any activity which adversely affects the ability of other people or systems to use the services or the internet generally, including, without limitation, flooding and hacking;
xi) reselling, repurposing or redistributing any services provided by us our contractors or our licensees without our prior written consent; or impersonating any person or entity or using a false name that You are not authorised to use;
xii) encouraging, condoning, or glamorising under-age drinking, drunk-driving, or excessive consumption of alcoholic beverages; and/or
xiii) disclosing any personally identifiable information about Yourself or any other party e.g. telephone number, geographic address, or any other information from which an individual’s identity or contact information can be derived)
7.2 This list only serves to provide examples and is not meant to be an exhaustive list of the type of unacceptable uses of the Communication Platforms that may result in the restriction, suspension, or termination of Your use of the Communication Platforms or of our Site. Due to the global nature of the internet, users hereby agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content. Users also agree to comply with any applicable rules regarding the export of any data from any country.
7.3 Any content, information, or material posted to a Communication Platforms (“Postings”) will be deemed not to be confidential or secret. You understand that personal and other information (e.g. username, email address, phone number) that You post on or through Communication Platforms is generally accessible to, and may be collected and used by, others and may result in unsolicited messages or other contacts from others. You should not include any personally identifiable about Yourself or any other person in any posting. We reserve the right, but not the obligation, to remove any postings that contain personally identifiable information. We shall not be liable for the use or misuse of any information or data, including personal information that You post on our Communication Platforms.
7.4 You represent and warrant that Your postings are original to You, are not obscene, vulgar, offensive, malicious, discriminatory, defamatory, or otherwise unlawful, that no other party has any rights thereto, and that any “moral rights” in Your Postings have been waived, and You grant us a royalty-free, unrestricted, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully transferable, assignable and sublicensable right and license to use, copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such Postings (in whole or part) and/or to incorporate them in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.
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